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Old 8th February 2018, 08:13 PM   #1
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Hey guys my car had been sat for a few weeks then I went to start her all was good started right away but I noticed that only 3 lights came on with ignition they were abs, air bag, and the funny bed looking one. Nothing else works speedo, fuel gauge, revs, nothing anyone had this problem??? Iíve checked the fuses and all seems ok. Thanks in advance
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Old 8th February 2018, 09:04 PM   #2
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Try to disconnect and reconnect the battery
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Old 8th February 2018, 09:05 PM   #3
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Done that mate no joy
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Old 9th February 2018, 07:16 PM   #4
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Anyone????
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Old 9th February 2018, 07:26 PM   #5
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Flat battery, charge it or get some jump leads on.
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Old 9th February 2018, 07:31 PM   #6
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Battery is fine mate starts first time, just started her and drove her but nothing on dash apart from abs light
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Old 9th February 2018, 07:33 PM   #7
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Instrument Cluster Dead

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Old 9th February 2018, 07:49 PM   #8
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Iíll try these mate. Cheers
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Old 9th February 2018, 09:40 PM   #9
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Old 10th February 2018, 10:11 AM   #10
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Guys I just noticed also my roof doesnít down, windows donít auto going up (but they auto down) so obviously itís an electrical problem but where do I start?? Is this all connected to one problem??
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^Windows just need stops relearning - pretty normal
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Old 10th February 2018, 12:27 PM   #12
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All this has happened at the same time. So what about roof?? Is that the same problem as cluster not working??? Is it all in the same loom??? Could that be my problem
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Old 10th February 2018, 02:07 PM   #13
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Windows lose their stops sometimes when the battery goes flat so yes it would happen at the same time.

Re roof no idea. However, you can panic or you can work the problems and not be paralysed by wondering
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Old 10th February 2018, 08:46 PM   #14
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Battery has never gone flat mate I left the car for couple weeks and I thought I better c if she turns over, she did and started first time, wasnít till then I noticed that the cluster didnít work. Iíll have a go at the other two options in the mean time
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Battery has never gone flat mate I left the car for couple weeks and I thought I better c if she turns over, she did and started first time, wasnít till then I noticed that the cluster didnít work. Iíll have a go at the other two options in the mean time
Interesting. Nothing to lose in the trying though, so worth a go
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Old 10th February 2018, 08:53 PM   #16
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Ye I guess that’s all I can do. Cluster was working before it was sat for couple weeks. Maybe I got water/moisture in the engine bay as I have massive gtr bonnet vents installed
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Ye I guess thatís all I can do. Cluster was working before it was sat for couple weeks. Maybe I got water/moisture in the engine bay as I have massive gtr bonnet vents installed
There's not really anything under there to get wet through the vents that influences cluster or central body electronics though
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Old 10th February 2018, 08:55 PM   #18
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Will disconnecting the ecu and reconnecting it do anything??
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Every module is an ECU
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Old 12th February 2018, 01:13 PM   #20
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So I checked all the fuses and there all ok. Disconnected t and reconnected the cluster but still nothing, guess I’ll have to get it plugged in
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